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The evolution of permafrost in mountain regions
Editor(s): C. Hauck, M. Phillips, K. Isaksen, M. Krautblatter, N. Salzmann, and S. Gruber

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27 Apr 2018
Ground thermal and geomechanical conditions in a permafrost-affected high-latitude rock avalanche site (Polvartinden, northern Norway)
Regula Frauenfelder, Ketil Isaksen, Matthew J. Lato, and Jeannette Noetzli
The Cryosphere, 12, 1531-1550, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-12-1531-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-12-1531-2018, 2018
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14 Dec 2017
Resolution capacity of geophysical monitoring regarding permafrost degradation induced by hydrological processes
Benjamin Mewes, Christin Hilbich, Reynald Delaloye, and Christian Hauck
The Cryosphere, 11, 2957-2974, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-2957-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-2957-2017, 2017
04 Aug 2017
Modelling rock wall permafrost degradation in the Mont Blanc massif from the LIA to the end of the 21st century
Florence Magnin, Jean-Yves Josnin, Ludovic Ravanel, Julien Pergaud, Benjamin Pohl, and Philip Deline
The Cryosphere, 11, 1813-1834, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1813-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1813-2017, 2017
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21 Jul 2017
New observations indicate the possible presence of permafrost in North Africa (Djebel Toubkal, High Atlas, Morocco)
Gonçalo Vieira, Carla Mora, and Ali Faleh
The Cryosphere, 11, 1691-1705, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1691-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1691-2017, 2017
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09 Jun 2017
Wind-driven snow conditions control the occurrence of contemporary marginal mountain permafrost in the Chic-Choc Mountains, south-eastern Canada: a case study from Mont Jacques-Cartier
Gautier Davesne, Daniel Fortier, Florent Domine, and James T. Gray
The Cryosphere, 11, 1351-1370, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1351-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1351-2017, 2017
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06 Jun 2017
Numerical modelling of convective heat transport by air flow in permafrost talus slopes
Jonas Wicky and Christian Hauck
The Cryosphere, 11, 1311-1325, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1311-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-1311-2017, 2017
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06 Apr 2017
Permafrost distribution modelling in the semi-arid Chilean Andes
Guillermo F. Azócar, Alexander Brenning, and Xavier Bodin
The Cryosphere, 11, 877-890, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-877-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-877-2017, 2017
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30 Mar 2017
Internal structure of two alpine rock glaciers investigated by quasi-3-D electrical resistivity imaging
Adrian Emmert and Christof Kneisel
The Cryosphere, 11, 841-855, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-841-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-841-2017, 2017
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21 Feb 2017
Distributed snow and rock temperature modelling in steep rock walls using Alpine3D
Anna Haberkorn, Nander Wever, Martin Hoelzle, Marcia Phillips, Robert Kenner, Mathias Bavay, and Michael Lehning
The Cryosphere, 11, 585-607, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-585-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-585-2017, 2017
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16 Feb 2017
Quantifying irreversible movement in steep, fractured bedrock permafrost on Matterhorn (CH)
Samuel Weber, Jan Beutel, Jérome Faillettaz, Andreas Hasler, Michael Krautblatter, and Andreas Vieli
The Cryosphere, 11, 567-583, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-567-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-567-2017, 2017
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13 Jan 2017
Review article: Inferring permafrost and permafrost thaw in the mountains of the Hindu Kush Himalaya region
Stephan Gruber, Renate Fleiner, Emilie Guegan, Prajjwal Panday, Marc-Olivier Schmid, Dorothea Stumm, Philippus Wester, Yinsheng Zhang, and Lin Zhao
The Cryosphere, 11, 81-99, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-81-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-11-81-2017, 2017
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23 Nov 2016
Rock glaciers on the run – understanding rock glacier landform evolution and recent changes from numerical flow modeling
Johann Müller, Andreas Vieli, and Isabelle Gärtner-Roer
The Cryosphere, 10, 2865-2886, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-10-2865-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-10-2865-2016, 2016
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15 Nov 2016
Semi-automated calibration method for modelling of mountain permafrost evolution in Switzerland
Antoine Marmy, Jan Rajczak, Reynald Delaloye, Christin Hilbich, Martin Hoelzle, Sven Kotlarski, Christophe Lambiel, Jeannette Noetzli, Marcia Phillips, Nadine Salzmann, Benno Staub, and Christian Hauck
The Cryosphere, 10, 2693-2719, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-10-2693-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-10-2693-2016, 2016
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04 Aug 2016
Thermal impacts of engineering activities and vegetation layer on permafrost in different alpine ecosystems of the Qinghai–Tibet Plateau, China
Qingbai Wu, Zhongqiong Zhang, Siru Gao, and Wei Ma
The Cryosphere, 10, 1695-1706, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-10-1695-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-10-1695-2016, 2016
03 Jun 2016
Small-scale variation of snow in a regional permafrost model
Kjersti Gisnås, Sebastian Westermann, Thomas Vikhamar Schuler, Kjetil Melvold, and Bernd Etzelmüller
The Cryosphere, 10, 1201-1215, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-10-1201-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-10-1201-2016, 2016
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12 May 2016
Frozen debris lobe morphology and movement: an overview of eight dynamic features, southern Brooks Range, Alaska
Margaret M. Darrow, Nora L. Gyswyt, Jocelyn M. Simpson, Ronald P. Daanen, and Trent D. Hubbard
The Cryosphere, 10, 977-993, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-10-977-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-10-977-2016, 2016
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